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President Buhari Celebrates Super Eagles For Defeating Sudan

File Photo President Muhammadu Buhari has joined millions of football-loving Nigerians in celebrating the dogged performance of the home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria on their victory over Sudan in the semi-final of the 2018 Championship of African Nations (CHAN) in Marrakesh,

Super Falcons coach Dennerby promises to rebuild team

Thomas Dennerby, the new Head Coach of Super Falcons, on Tuesday promised to rebuild and improve the senior national women football team, saying “I won’t be a flying coach’’. Dennerby, while speaking at his unveiling by the Nigeria Football Federation

Rohr officially signs new Super Eagles deal

Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, has officially put pen to paper on a two-year contract extension with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF). Rohr was appointed Super Eagles head Coach in August 2016 and has steered the team to the

2018 World Cup: NFF confirms five friendly matches for Super Eagles [Full schedule]

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has confirmed the dates for five friendly matches the Super Eagles will play ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia. The team’s itinerary was revealed on Wednesday, at a press conference to announce the

Russia 2018: Di Maria brushes Mikel-led Super Eagles aside

Argentina forward, Angel Di Maria has looked beyond the group stage of the 2018 World in Russia by insisting that Barcelona super star, Lionel Messi would win the tournament for La Albiceleste. Argentina will face Iceland, Croatia and Nigeria in

Super Eagles star, Moses ruled out for six weeks

Super Eagles winger Moses Simon has been ruled out for four to six weeks. The Nigerian international had damaged his ankle ligaments while in action for Gent in a practice match against German second division side FC Nurnberg after featuring

CHAN 2018: Super Eagles coach reacts to draw with Rwanda

Coach of the home-based Super Eagles, Salisu Yusuf, has insisted that his boys can beat any team in the African Nations Championship (CHAN) ongoing in Morocco. Nigeria began their quest to win this year’s competition, with a 0-0 draw with

Transfer news: Manchester United sign Puigmal, Super Eagles’ Odion Ighalo set for EPL return

Manchester United youngstar, Arnau Puigmal has penned a new contract with Premier league giants, Manchester United. Puigmal signed his first professional contract same week he clocked 17-year-old. The midfielder is the fourth United U18 star to sign a professional contract

England confirm friendly with Super Eagles at Wembley ahead of 2018 World Cup

England have will take on Nigeria at Wembley Stadium on June 2, as part of their warm-up friendlies ahead of the 2018 World Cup. The Three Lions will play the Super Eagles five days before facing Costa Rica in another

‎WAFU Women’s Cup 2018 : Super Falcons drawn with Senegal, Togo

Nigeria’s female national team, the Super Falcons, have been in Group B of this year’s WAFU Women’s Cup. They will face Senegal, Benin Republic and Togo in the preliminary rounds. The Super Falcons will have to win the group or

Super Eagles star, Iwobi partied until 3am before Arsenal crashed out of FA Cup

Super Eagles forward, Alex Iwobi, partied until 3.30am the day before Arsenal were dumped out of the FA Cup at Nottingham Forest. According to The Sun, Iwobi was caught on camera dancing in central London at 2.37am on Saturday morning

2018 World Cup: What Super Eagles should do to reach quarter finals – Oparaku

Former Nigerian international, Mobi Oparaku, has said that the Super Eagles can qualify for the quarter finals at 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. The Atlanta ’96 gold medalist, who is now the team manager of Heartland Football Club of

2018 World Cup: Rohr reveals why Super Eagles will not surprise Argentina

Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has admitted that his team cannot surprise Argentina again. Both countries will meet on June 26 in the group stage of the 2018 World Cup, few months after Nigeria beat the South

CHAN 2018: Super Eagles to depart for Morocco Monday

The home-based Super Eagles will depart Nigeria on Monday for the Championship of African Nations (CHAN) holding in Morocco. The team Head Coach, Salisu Yusuf said this on Saturday in Abuja. Coach Salisu told the News Agency of Nigeria that